Loan Object

Head Carved in Coconut

n.d.

Coconut, husk for hat, fibers for hair and beard

16 × 22 × 15 cm (6 5/16 × 8 11/16 × 5 7/8 in.) base: 10 × 9 cm (3 15/16 × 3 9/16 in.)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2012.30.388
Culture: 
Nicobar
Classification: 
Sculpture
Geography: 
Made in India
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Ex-collection: A. Meyers, Paris

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